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Josiah Brooks
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1756
Westford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1782
New York, USA

Son of Josiah and Lydia (Heywood) Brooks.

Massachusetts Soldiers & Sailors of the Revolution, 564:
Brooks, Josiah, Westford. Descriptive list of men enlisted from Middlesex Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; age, 24 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion, light; hair, light; eyes, blue; occupation, farmer; residence, Westford, enlisted May 1, 1781; enlistment, 3 years.

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Westford VRs, death, pg 267
Brooks, Josiah, s. Josiah and Lydia, at West Point, Feb. 23, 1782, in his 26th y. GR1
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Josiah Brooks (1722 - 1771)
  Lydia Heywood Brooks (1724 - 1812)
 
 Siblings:
  Lydia Brooks (1754 - 1755)*
  Josiah Brooks (1756 - 1782)
  Lydia Brooks Hunt (1758 - 1837)*
  Hannah Brooks (1760 - 1762)*
  John Brooks (1762 - 1785)*
  Daniel Brooks (1764 - 1800)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Memory of
Mr. Josiah Brooks
who departed this life
Aug 9th 1771, in the
50th year of his age.
Also Josiah son of Mr Josiah
and Mrs. Lydia Brooks, who
died at Westpoint Febry
23d 1782. In the 26th
year of his age.
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Westford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Denise
Record added: Apr 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35405307
Josiah Brooks
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Josiah Brooks
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Josiah Brooks
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- Denise
 Added: Dec. 6, 2011
 
 
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